One credit that is required for High School is a semester credit of Speech. For UT-D, they require a Rhetoric credit, which appears to be a step above a Speech credit. As my son is not a confident public speaker, I have been researching options for completing this credit at home or through co-op. If you have a student that might excel in this area, you may be interested in Speech and Debate clubs.
Math, math, and more math. Every time I turn around, there’s a new article on math. How to choose the curriculum, how to teach the math, and why it’s important. Let’s face it, everyone needs to be able to do some form of math. And yes, even simple counting is math.